Community Helping Hands is thrilled to announce the hiring of Joalexis Martir as the new Workforce Development Coordinator. Having most recently worked for the YMCA Teen Center and the BPU, Mr. Martir comes with a tremendous amount of coaching and mentoring experience, as well as a passion for giving “a hand up.” “Joalexis will be…Details
Community Helping Hands & the Gateway Family Center
WILL BE CLOSED
on Saturday, Sept 2
in observance of Labor Day. This includes the Thrift Store, Furniture Showrooms, Office, Skate Park, Batting Cages & Laser Tag.
Thanks to generous community support this summer, Community Helping Hands has been overwhelmed with donations and needs to clear out space. From Tuesday, August 1 through Saturday, August 8, CHH will be having a special “sidewalk” sale where the community can shop their sorting room and see items that have never made it to the…Details
The Gateway Family Center & Laser Tag has SUMMER HOURS through August 19. We are closed Thursdays, but open Fridays, 4-10pm and Saturdays, 2-10pm. This includes the skate park, laser tag, cafe and game room. If you have a reservation request for Sunday through Thursday for laser tag or batting cages, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or…Details
Job Opening at Community Helping Hands Title: Workforce Development Coordinator Part time: 30-32 Hours/week, plus benefits Pay DOE Work Hours: Tuesday through Friday, daytime hours 90 day probationary period Community Helping Hands, located at the Gateway Center, exists to meet the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of people to show them the love of Christ…Details
Community Helping Hands — including the Depot Thrift Store, Furniture Showrooms and Office will be Closed Saturday, July 1 through Tuesday, July 4 in observance of the Fourth of July holiday. Our normal operating hours will resume on Wednesday, July 5. Have a safe and happy 4th!
Community Helping Hands will be closed on Saturday, April 15 in observance of Easter. This includes Thrift Store, Furniture Showrooms and Office. Family Center will be open!
Community Helping Hands is CLOSED AGAIN today, Wednesday, March 15 due to inclement weather. Please note that when Jamestown Public Schools are closed for weather, so is CHH. If you have a truck pick-up scheduled or an appointment today, we will be calling you to reschedule. Staff are not required to report. Thank you and…Details
Community Helping Hands is CLOSED today, March 14, due to inclement weather. Please note that when Jamestown Public Schools are closed for weather, so is CHH. If you have a truck pick-up scheduled or an appointment today, we will be calling you to reschedule. Staff are not required to report. Thank you and stay safe!
Job Opening Title: Thrift Store Manager Part time: 30 Hours/week, plus benefits Pay: $10.50-$12.50 per hour DOE Work Hours: Tuesday through Saturday during the day 90 day probationary period Community Helping Hands, located at the Gateway Center, exists to meet the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of people to show them the love of Christ…Details
HOLIDAY HOURS. We will be CLOSED between Christmas Eve and New Year’s — Saturday, December 24 through Monday, January 2. This includes the Depot Thrift Store, Furniture Showrooms and Office. Thank you for your understanding and Merry Christmas!
Community Helping Hands – including the office, Depot Thrift Shop and Furniture Showrooms – will be CLOSING EARLY at 1:30pm on Thursday, December 22 for a staff Christmas Party! We’ll be open on Friday, December 23 for our normal hours.
Community Helping Hands is closed Friday, December 9 due to Weather. Please note when Jamestown Public Schools are closed due to inclement weather, so are we. Please stay tuned about whether we will be open on Saturday, December 10. Thank you!
Community Helping Hands Annual Christmas Shop opens Thursday, December 1. BUT YOU CAN “SHOP THE SHOP” early at our special #GivingTuesday Presale Event. Make a $5 donation and shop early to see what amazing bargains and unique items you can find! We have trees, wreaths, garland, lights, candles, ornaments, tinsel, decorative items, crafts, ribbons, bows,…Details
Community Helping Hands was recognized this past month as a Chautauqua Bright Spot — a local organization creating positive change in the community. See this Facebook post for more information and look for an upcoming article in the Post Journal!
Thank you to everyone who made our Block Party such a success on Friday, August 12! Staff and volunteers (you rocked)! The Chautauqua Center AJ s Texas Hots Stroehmans Bakery Conduit Ministries Bemus Point UMC Youth Group St Susans Center Zion Tabernacle Church Outta Sight Bounce House Rental Jamestown Fire Department Jamestown Police Department Mayor…Details
Community Helping Hands is celebrating their 15th Anniversary with a Family Fun Block Party, sponsored by the Chautauqua Center. On Friday, August 12 from 1-3pm at the Gateway Center (31 Water Street, off Foote Avenue), there will be an outdoor BBQ, bounce houses, snow cones, building tours, music, vendor tables and free backpack and school…Details
Did you know that in 2016 Community Helping Hands will celebrate its 15th anniversary of service in the community and to those in need?
Did you know that we are the only organization in Chautauqua County that helps with emergency needs for furniture?
Did you know that we gave away $90,582 in clothing, household items and furniture in 2015, a 55% increase over the previous year?Details
Community Helping Hands (Depot Thrift Store, Furniture Showrooms and Office) will be CLOSED FOR THE THANKSGIVING HOLIDAYS Thurs, Nov. 26 through Mon, November 30 — opening on Tuesday, December 1 @ 10am. Gateway Family Center (includes Gateway Laser Tag, Indoor Batting Cages, Cafe and Skate/BMX Park) Thursday and Friday, Nov. 26-27. It will open on…Details
Christmas Shop opens Tuesday, December 1 at 10am, and you would NOT believe everything we have! Tins, Christmas Trees, wreaths, ornaments, decorative items, lights, stockings, outside decorations, glassware and MORE. New items put out every day and even every hour! Some of our brand new! Open Tuesday through Friday, 10-4 and Saturdays, 10-12 until December…Details
Executive Director Rev. Amy Rohler was a guest on Saturday, November 14 on “Chautauqua Sunrise.” Check out this link to watch it on YouTube.